After giving us hit reveals like The Household Man and Farzi, filmmaker duo Raj & DK foray into the streaming house with Weapons & Gulaabs. The present starring Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, Adarsh Gourav and Gulshan Devaiah is a ’90s-set gangster comedy. It follows a regulation enforcement officer, a mechanic from a mafia household, a cartel inheritor and an murderer within the chaotic small city of Gulaabgunj. In an unique interview with Filmfare, administrators Raj & DK opened up concerning the present’s pleasant forged, what went down behind the scenes and extra.
DK provides, “You possibly can sense the innocence of a lot of the characters within the present. Inherently the ’90s was an easier time. It felt that it was the period the story ought to be in. The beginning of it was the story and every little thing else went from there versus us pondering, “let’s make a retro movie.”
Opening up about Adarsh Gourav and Gulshan Devaiah, he provides, “Adarsh needed to play this difficult character who’s fairly inconsequential within the opening. He’s below the shadow of his father after which he begins popping out on his personal. He solely labored on the quirks as a result of there was solely a lot he may do. The scene the place his assistant feeds him a samosa by hand was his concept. Gulshan, in fact, brings one thing very edgy. Regardless that you understand you are styling him as Khalnayak, you continue to want to love him.” DK additional breaks down Devaiah’s villain function saying, “Atmanram is that this imposing villain and taking a look at his persona you’d suppose he would have a thundering chuckle however the concept right here was totally different. I keep in mind telling him to not chuckle. The script reads, ‘Atmanram giggles.’ His chuckle is a humorous giggly chuckle. It is fairly misplaced as a result of a man who’s so harmful has this foolish trait.”